Lake Pleasant Regional Park - Paddle Fest 2017
Saturday, April 8TH 8AM - 5PM
February 1, 2017
Location: Off Hwy 74 (Carefree Hwy) at MP 19, follow signs from the main entrance off Castle Hot Springs Road to the north entrance of Lake Pleasant to Fireman's Cove.
Motorless Fishing Derby at Lake Pleasant - Sign-in starts at 5:30a.m. You must sign-in by 6:15a.m. Sign in and start is at Fireman's Cove. Derby finishes at 12:30p.m. For details contact Brian Soefje at 480-297-9590. Follow details via this FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1220654774721860/
Photo Contest See Stage for details!
"Try Out A Paddle Craft" - See shoreline booths for free demo rides on kayaks, canoes, Hobie pedal craft, stand up paddleboards, and rafts. You must stay inside Fireman's Cove with demo paddle craft, and there is a ½ hour limit use per each paddle craft.
All Day Whitewater Kayak Demos
"Build-a-Boat" Contest – A very fun activity! - Teams make a boat out of provided materials anytime between 8am and 2pm, and then one member has to paddle it against the competition at 3pm, great fun!
Music By Darron Weston and The Gang - On Stage throughout day (http://www.darrontheguitarguy.com)
Kayak Snake Race – Now this sounds like fun... be there!
Daring Adventures Poker Paddle – Help and have fun! - Chip in and help Daring Adventures Program which supports people with disabilities through kayaking and other outdoor adventure opportunities.
Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga – Try It!
Whitewater Tricks Demo – Come see it!
Team Building Race
Scavenger Hunt Paddle – A funny challenge!
Paddle Camping – What to pack and where to go.
SUP with your Pup!
Learn About Kayak Sailing!
Portage Paddle Race – Teams of three test their grit!
Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga – Try it!
Paddle Tug of War - Get your team together!
Racing With Rafts
For more information visit Lowergear at http://www.lowergear.com/. Lowergear is your Hobie Kayak Dealer. Lowergear offers Kayak rentals and paddle gear.